XAMPP package is installed in system with Apache, PHP, MySQL. when open  phpmyadmin in remote system getting an error “Access forbidden!” unfortunately.

Errors :

Also analyzed in Xmapp log using tail command

tail -f /opt/lampp/log/error_log

[Wed Jun 02 05:19:53.251031 2013] [authz_core:error] [pid 2982] [client] AH01630: client denied by server configuration: /opt/lampp/phpmyadmin/


Open the http-xampp.conf file and add below two lines in  the configuration file.

AllowOverride AuthConfig Limit
Require all granted

Open the configure file in any text editor  (vi, vim),

vi /opt/lampp/etc/extra/httpd-xampp.conf

AllowOverride AuthConfig Limit
Require all granted

ErrorDocument 403 /error/XAMPP_FORBIDDEN.html.var

Save a file with wq!

Finally! Restart the lampp
# /opt/lampp/lampp restart
Restarting XAMPP for Linux 1.8.3-4...
XAMPP: Stopping Apache...ok.
XAMPP: Stopping MySQL...ok.                                                                                                                                                                     
XAMPP: Stopping ProFTPD...ok.                                                                                                                                                                   
XAMPP: Starting Apache...ok.                                                                                                                                                                    
XAMPP: Starting MySQL...ok.
XAMPP: Starting ProFTPD...ok.